Sudeley Castle is a truly unique venue, with a rich history and more than 1,200 acres of grounds nestled in the heart of the Cotswold Hills. Romantic ruins set against the backdrop of sweeping valleys and magnificent, award-winning gardens combine to create a beautiful and dramatic setting for your wedding.
The castle’s history is intertwined with that of Kings, Queens and noblemen whose lives have played out here throughout the ages. By holding your most memorable day at this breath-taking and historic castle, you too will become a part of its rich and romantic story.
Situated near Winchcombe, just 8 miles north east of Cheltenham, Sudeley Castle is easily accessible by car or taxi. The nearest train station is Cheltenham Spa and nearest airport is Bristol.
Sudeley Castle offers a stylish, elegant and utterly unique venue, unlike anywhere else. A wedding at Sudeley is a truly special occasion, completely distinctive from any other.
The picturesque castle, elegant gardens and romantic ruins provide a charming setting for your reception, as well as offering a terrific choice of photographic backdrops for wedding pictures.
Their new Orangery is the perfect location for your wedding breakfast, with magnificent views of the rolling Cotswold hills and floor to ceiling glass, it is a bright and timeless space to celebrate your wedding. Their historic Old Coach House attaches through giant castle doors where you can dance the night away and sip on cocktails.
Alternatively, for larger weddings, marquees are placed on the North Lawn, which boasts majestic views of the Castle and overlooks the scenic carp pond which is blanketed in water lilies. Enjoy a truly magical moment, dancing as the sun sets over the castle and the Tithe Barn, completing your perfect day.
Sudeley Castle has an array of accommodation for up to 90 people situated in and around the castle grounds. Some of our favourites are the fabulous Cotswold stone farmhouse that sleeps 14 and one of the unique castellated gatehouses at the foot of the main drive.